She’ll Turn Out Just Fine, Mom

My mother used to be LITERALLY one of the worst people I knew. (or so I thought as a teenager) When she benefited me, she was great! Like when she said yes if I wanted to hang out with friends. Or if I asked my dad something and he said no..then eventually deciding he wouldContinue reading “She’ll Turn Out Just Fine, Mom”

What Would You Then do, If Your Words Had No Power?

Be patient. Say the ones who want to quickly make their words matter. Live. Say the ones who are dying to know what freedom tastes like..looks like..feels like. Believe in yourself. Said the ones who doubted that very thought more often than not. There is no perfection. No one has all the answers. No oneContinue reading “What Would You Then do, If Your Words Had No Power?”

“We Just Wearing Designer Fig Leaves..”

WE WERE LISTENING TO THEIR SONG, THEN TEARS CAME “You don’t need bells or whistles, or flashing lights. Just your testimony.” Words heard clear as day from God a minute ago. When you’re putting the girls to bed, in their own room, and tears flow because you flashback to a time when you were allContinue reading ““We Just Wearing Designer Fig Leaves..””

Please, Forgive Me. My Insides Were Sad.

“The most common way people give up their power is by thinking they don’t have any.” -Alice Walker I had been surrounded by my sisters, (in-law) who had just given birth to their sunshine. Smiling faces, and celebrations. But, I was over carrying her. I wanted MY¬†sunshine. And now she was here. So why wasContinue reading “Please, Forgive Me. My Insides Were Sad.”